" Tio Lois's face hardened like a rock and the muscles twiched in his narrow neck."Tio Lois asked mama to marry him but mama said no. She said no because he killed papa and. She also said no because Esperanza did not like him.
"After you have lived many mountains and valleys, we will be together.¨Abuelita had broke something so she could not go to the U.S.. So she men´t that after day´s she will come to the U.S. to live with them.
" And his smile answered hers. Telling her that he knew she had felt it.¨When Esperanza was younger papa said that if you are patent then you can hear the Earths heart beat. So the lay on the ground and were patent, and heard it. Papa could tell because Esperanza smiled at him.